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JACS Makes Scientific Impact in 2022 with Well-Cited Articles

As the Journal of the American College of Surgeons (JACS) continues to foster new academic and scientific works that investigate the key issues in surgery, 2022 proved to be one of the journal’s most successful years to date. 

In June, JACS achieved its highest-ever impact factor—an important metric indicating a journal’s influence that measures the frequency with which the average article has been cited in a particular year—by featuring noteworthy research on a range of topics. Access to JACS is free as a benefit of ACS membership. The most-cited articles from 2022 are:

Future ACS Briefs will look at top-achieving articles for JACS in other categories.